Bank and exchange
The national currency is the Euro (EUR - €).
The nearest banks are NLB Montenegro Bank and First Bank of Montenegro in Becici and in Budva there are branches of other banks in Montenegro. The opening hours of the majority of the banks are from 8:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. on working days. The banks are closed on Sundays.
Cash – machine is in the "Splendid – Conference & SPA Resort" hotel and it accepts the main international credit cards (VISA, Diners, Eurocard/Mastercard).
Credit cards are widely accepted in most hotels, restaurants and shops. Service charges are usually included in the bill in pubs and restaurants, but tips are welcome.
Climate and weather conditions
Budva & Becici have a typical Mediterranean climate, with warm summers and mild winters, and 230 sunny days in a year. Budva & Becici comes among the warmest Mediterranean towns with an average temperature of 8 °C (46 °F) in January and 29 °C (84.2 °F) in July. The average summertime temperature is 25 °C (77.0 °F) and 9.3 °C (48.7 °F) in the winter. The temperature of the sea reaches up to 24.7 °C (76.5 °F) in the summer months, while it keeps between 18 °C (64 °F) and 19 °C (66 °F) in the autumn. Anytime of the year is a good time to visit Budva & Becici, with the climate being reliably mild and warm, and the sunshine is usually reasonably plentiful. Average temperature in October is 22°/25 °C (Celsius).
Participants are requested to refrain from smoking throughout the Convention Centre.
Voltage is 220V AC, 50Hz. Plugs have two round pins. Foreign voltage could require an adapter.
Emergency phone numbers
The most important telephone numbers in an emergency are: 122 for calling the police, 123 for the fire brigade, 124 for the ambulance service.
Passport and visa requirements may differ according to the country of origin, please contact the Montenegro Embassy or Consulate in your country. 13th SAPMR Congress / 10th Mediterranean Congress of PRM will not be held responsible for visa not granted. An official invitation letter will be sent upon request. It must be understood that such letters do not represent a commitment on the part of the Organizing Committee or Congress to provide any financial assistance. Official invitation letters can be requested to the President of the Congress Prof. Milica Lazovic (e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org) at least two months in advance.
It is recommended that all participants take out a personal travel and health insurance prior to commencement of travel. Further information can be obtained from your travel agent.
The Organizing Committee and/or Congress Organizers shall not be held liable for personal accidents or losses or damage to private property of registered delegates of the Congress. Delegates should make their own arrangements with respect to personal insurance.
Budva offers wide and suggestive places where to spend your free time, such as restaurants, bars, cafeterias, night clubs and shops.
Moreover, Budva gives its guests a delicious local gastronomy which, thanks to the use of typical products of land and sea, proposes tasty menus and traditional dishes famous all over the world.
Dairy products, fresh fish, lemons, tomatoes, oil and nuts are only some of the excellent products which are offered to visitors.